Upcoming Events

Automation, Employment & Inequality: A Co-production Workshop

Date: 6 July 2017
Time: 14:00 - 17:00
Venue: Shine, Harehills Road, Leeds, LS8 5HS

Date: 6 July 2017

Time: 14:00 - 17:00

Venue: Shine, Harehills Road, Leeds, LS8 5HS

What impact is automation having on our jobs, in the North and beyond? What does this mean for geographic and intergenerational inequality? What can we do about it? We’d like you to join us for a participatory workshop to find out about and discuss the impact of innovation and automation on employment and inequality in… → Read More

Past Events

‘Humanity at Work’ research launch with MONDRAGON, the world’s largest industrial co-operative group

Date: 5 April 2017
Time: 09:30 - 11:30
Venue: The Convocation Hall, Church House, Dean's Yard, Great Smith Street, London, SW1P 3NZ

Date: 5 April 2017

Time: 09:30 - 11:30

Venue: The Convocation Hall, Church House, Dean's Yard, Great Smith Street, London, SW1P 3NZ

We are delighted to be launching our new research with the MONDRAGON Corporation, the world’s largest industrial co-operative group.  Mondragon has become a highly successful global business, owned and governed by its worker-members, with social benefit at its core. Come and hear their story. This event is being co-hosted with Co-ops UK.

If Women Ruled Cities

Date: 8 March 2015 - 1  
Time: 12 pm - 1 pm
Venue: Green Bar at Royal Festival Hall, London.

Date: 8 March 2015 - 1  

Time: 12 pm - 1 pm

Venue: Green Bar at Royal Festival Hall, London.

What happens when women run a city? Does female leadership have a transformative impact on our cityscape and daily lives? What are the challenges for women engaged in the complex task of steering urban renewal? Join the debate with elected leaders and experts, including Leader of Lambeth Council Lib Peck and our director of applied… → Read More

The launch event of Social Innovation Community (SIC)

Date: 26 September 2016 - 27 September 2016
Time: 8:30 - 15:15
Venue: La Tricoterie Rue Théodore Verhaegen 158, 1060 Bruxelles, Belgium

Date: 26 September 2016 - 27 September 2016

Time: 8:30 - 15:15

Venue: La Tricoterie Rue Théodore Verhaegen 158, 1060 Bruxelles, Belgium

Social Innovation Community (SIC) will publicly launch with an event on 26-27 September in Brussels. The Social Innovation Communities Project aims to build networks of innovators across Europe and the world who can work together in order to solve our toughest global challenges. The launch event will be an opportunity to come together to learn more… → Read More

Launch of the Gender Futures report

Date: 16 July 2015
Time: By invite only
Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, E2 9PF

Date: 16 July 2015

Time: By invite only

Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, E2 9PF

The report is entitled Unequal Nation.

Transition London Intro Day

Date: 30 October 2014
Time: 10am - 4pm
Venue: Friends House, 173-177 Euston Road, London NW1 2BJ

Date: 30 October 2014

Time: 10am - 4pm

Venue: Friends House, 173-177 Euston Road, London NW1 2BJ

The Young Foundation’s Transition programme supports people developing ideas, campaigns or ventures that have a positive social aim; Distilling the best of social innovation teaching into four key workshops. If you are an existing or would-be social innovator with an idea to change society for the better, join the Transition programme’s interactive introduction day to:… → Read More

Danny Dorling: What a More Equal Society Might Look Like

Date: 5 November 2015
Time: 6pm - 8pm
Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, E2 9PF

Date: 5 November 2015

Time: 6pm - 8pm

Venue: The Young Foundation, 18 Victoria Park Square, E2 9PF

Join us for the re-launch of Injustice: Why Social Inequality Still Persists.

SI Live

Date: 12 November 2014 - 13 November 2014
Time: 12.00 - 18.00
Venue: Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon

Date: 12 November 2014 - 13 November 2014

Time: 12.00 - 18.00

Venue: Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon

SI LIVE is a two-day event in Lisbon exploring the future of social innovation research, incubation and action. The event, which will be live-streamed on 12-13 November, will bring together leading social innovators, academics and practitioners to discuss and explore the future agenda for social innovation, how best to incubate and scale social innovations, and… → Read More

Public Debate: A strategy for the civic economy in Portugal

Date: 25 September 2014
Time: 17:00 - 20:00
Venue: Instituto de Ciências Sociais e Políticas, University of Lisbon

Date: 25 September 2014

Time: 17:00 - 20:00

Venue: Instituto de Ciências Sociais e Políticas, University of Lisbon

Read the executive summary of the draft strategy for the civic economy in Portugal.